[ aws . rds ]



Stops a database activity stream that was started using the Amazon Web Services console, the start-activity-stream CLI command, or the StartActivityStream action.

For more information, see Database Activity Streams in the Amazon Aurora User Guide .

See also: AWS API Documentation

See ‘aws help’ for descriptions of global parameters.


--resource-arn <value>
[--apply-immediately | --no-apply-immediately]
[--cli-input-json | --cli-input-yaml]
[--generate-cli-skeleton <value>]


--resource-arn (string)

The Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the DB cluster for the database activity stream. For example, arn:aws:rds:us-east-1:12345667890:cluster:das-cluster .

--apply-immediately | --no-apply-immediately (boolean)

Specifies whether or not the database activity stream is to stop as soon as possible, regardless of the maintenance window for the database.

--cli-input-json | --cli-input-yaml (string) Reads arguments from the JSON string provided. The JSON string follows the format provided by --generate-cli-skeleton. If other arguments are provided on the command line, those values will override the JSON-provided values. It is not possible to pass arbitrary binary values using a JSON-provided value as the string will be taken literally. This may not be specified along with --cli-input-yaml.

--generate-cli-skeleton (string) Prints a JSON skeleton to standard output without sending an API request. If provided with no value or the value input, prints a sample input JSON that can be used as an argument for --cli-input-json. Similarly, if provided yaml-input it will print a sample input YAML that can be used with --cli-input-yaml. If provided with the value output, it validates the command inputs and returns a sample output JSON for that command.

See ‘aws help’ for descriptions of global parameters.


To stop a database activity stream

The following stop-activity-stream example stops an activity stream in an Aurora cluster named my-pg-cluster.

aws rds stop-activity-stream \
    --region us-east-1 \
    --resource-arn arn:aws:rds:us-east-1:1234567890123:cluster:my-pg-cluster \


    "KmsKeyId": "arn:aws:kms:us-east-1:1234567890123:key/a12c345d-6ef7-890g-h123-456i789jk0l1",
    "KinesisStreamName": "aws-rds-das-cluster-0ABCDEFGHI1JKLM2NOPQ3R4S",
    "Status": "stopping"

For more information, see Stopping an activity stream in the Amazon Aurora User Guide.


KmsKeyId -> (string)

The Amazon Web Services KMS key identifier used for encrypting messages in the database activity stream.

The Amazon Web Services KMS key identifier is the key ARN, key ID, alias ARN, or alias name for the KMS key.

KinesisStreamName -> (string)

The name of the Amazon Kinesis data stream used for the database activity stream.

Status -> (string)

The status of the database activity stream.